Forests near Fort William
The ‘outdoor capital of the UK’ is ringed with wonderful forests where you’ll find great views, pretty places for a picnic, and exciting mountain bike routes.
Forests to visit
Right on the edge of town, this small hill is a popular place for a walk, a run or a cycle ride.
A beautiful glen with an ancient hillfort and stunning views of Britain’s highest mountain.
Head south from Fort William to enjoy waterfalls and woodland creatures.
Miles of forest roads snake across the northern side of Ben Nevis, suitable for gentle cycling, walking and running.
A perfect picnic spot with vast panoramic views.
A a waymarked trail will give you a taste of the wild northern slopes of Carn Mor Dearg and Ben Nevis.
One of the best mountain bike venues in the country. Miles of spell-binding single track and superb downhill rides.